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PhD Alumni 1980-1989

1989 Statistics PhD Alumni

Chienming Chang
Advisor
: Bruce Hill
Dissertation: Bayesian Nonparametric Prediction Based on Censored Data

 

Zen-Yi Chen
Advisors
: Robb Muirhead and Brian Thelen
Dissertation: Robust Linear Discriminant Procedures Using Projection Pursuit Methods

 

Brenda Gunderson
Advisor
: Robb Muirhead
Dissertation: Estimating the Dimensionality in Canonical Correlation Analysis

1988 Statistics PhD Alumni

Ki-Heon Choi
Advisor
: Michael Woodroofe
Dissertation: An Adaptive Sequential Probability Ratio Test for Autoregressive Process

 

Wai Fong
Advisor
: William Ericson
Dissertation: A Bayesian Approach to Successive Sampling with Partial Replacement of Units on Two Occasions

 

Kamel Rekab
Advisors
: Robert Keener and Michael Woodroofe
Dissertation: Asymptotic Efficiency in Sequential Designs for Estimation

 

Taoufik Zoubeidi
Advisors
: Robert Keener and Michael Woodroofe
Dissertation: Sequential Tests for Clinical Trails of Two Treatments with Bounded Deficiency

1987 Statistics PhD Alumni

Djamel Bellout
Advisor
: Michael Woodroofe
Dissertation: Order Restricted Estimation of Distributions with Censored Data and Application to a Stopping Problem

 

Abdelhakim Meslem
Advisor
: Michael Woodroofe
Dissertation: Asymptotic Expansions for Confidence Intervals with Fixed Proportional Accuracy

 

Mohamed Tahir
Advisor
: Michael Woodroofe
Dissertation: Asymptotically Optimal Bayesian and Minimax Sequential Point Estimation
 

1986 Statistics PhD Alumni

Martha Aliaga
Dissertation
: A Problem in Sequential Analysis (Stopping Time, Significance Level, Backward Induction)

 

Pui Lam Leung
Dissertation
: Estimation of Parameter Matrices and their Eigenvalues in Multivariate Analysis (Decision Theoretic Estimation, Noncentral Wishart)
 

1984 Statistics PhD Alumni

David Bednarz
Dissertation
: Open Ended Tests of Invariant Hypothesis (Sequential Analysis)

 

Mary Coffey
Dissertation
: A Categorical Model with Random Effects and its Estimation by Integrated Maximum Likelihood (Case-Control)

 

Mohamed Daghel
Dissertation
: Asymptotic Minimax Point Estimators with Compact Parameter Space

 

Lorraine Denby
Dissertation
: Smooth Regression Functions (Partial Residual Plots)

 

Jai Young Kim
Dissertation
: Simultaneous Estimation of Multiple Poisson Parameters Under Weighted Squared Error Loss

 

Peter Lenk
Dissertation
: Bayesian Nonparametric Predictive Distributions (Density, Estimation, Simplex)
 

1983 Statistics PhD Alumni

Morrey Kramer
Dissertation
: Stopping a Size Dependent Exploration Process

 

Mohamed-el-Hadi Rehailia
Dissertation
: L(,P) Expansions for Posterior Moments with Applications in Sequential Analysis

 

Vincent Ying Yin Tsang
Dissertation
: Density Estimation for Censored Data
 

Theeraporn Verathaworn
Dissertation
: Decision Theoretic Approaches to Estimating Covariance Matrices in the Multivariate Normal One-Sample and Two-Sample Problems
 

1980 Statistics PhD Alumni

Sadreddin Khalessi
Dissertation
: Sequential Analysis of Urn Models